HiFiMan HifiMan Electronics Edition S Open/Closed Back On-Ear Dynamic Headphones (Black)

HIFIMAN is an established market leader in full-size planar magnetix headphones as well as in-ear phones. The missing piece in the puzzle has been an on-ear model. That is until now.Enter the Edition S Open/Closed Back On-Ear Dynamic Headphones. In the company's long-established tradition of creating remarkable performance for the price the Edition S establishes a new benchmark for others to follow. FeaturesHigh performance - With a sensitivity rating of 113dB and impedance of 18 ohms the Edition S can be driven by most portable audio devices and it sounds simply great doing it!Open/closed back design - HIFIMAN gives you the best of both worlds with an on-ear headphone that can go from one more to the other simply by adding or removing the logo cap on the ear cup.Portable and foldable - Only 8.74 ounces the Edition S can be easily folded and stored in its supplied travel case. Ideal for music lovers on the go.iOS/Android in-line cable - For added convenience use Edition S with either an Android or iOS device.What's in the Box:Edition S Open/Closed Back On-Ear Dynamic Headphones1.5m headphone cable (3.5mm plug)3m headphone cable (6.35mm plug)One pair of earphones (mounted on headphone)SpecificationsStyle: Open/Closed BackFrequency Response: 15Hz-22kHzSensitivity: 113dBImpedance: 18 ohmsDriver Size: 50mmWeight: 8.74 oz

HiFiMan Edition S Headphones

\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nPerformance\r\nFeatures\r\nErgonomics\r\nValue\r\n\r\n\r\nPRICE $249\r\n\r\nAT A GLANCE\r\n\r\nPlus\r\n\r\nOpen- or closed-back design\r\nLightweight\r\nSuper easy to drive\r\n\r\nMinus\r\n\r\nA tad bright on some recordings\r\n\r\nTHE VERDICT\r\n\r\nWith its open- or closed-back design, the Edition S provides unusual flexibility at affordable cost.\r\n\r\n\r\nHiFiMan is a hard one to pin down. True, they’re best known for their high-end, advanced-technology planar-magnetic headphones like the $2,999 HE1000 I reviewed in the November, 2015 issue of Sound & Vision. Most HiFiMan headphones are planar designs, but this new one, Edition S, is a more conventional dynamic headphone, albeit one with a rather unusual feature: It’s an open- or closed-back design. Say what? Let me explain. read more